Developing the High-Performance Medical Affairs Functions: Study Excerpt

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The medical affairs function has always been an important support function at pharmaceutical companies. With major responsibilities to provide customers with medical and scientific information and education, the medical affairs function enhances the efforts of Sales and Marketing to accelerate product and business growth. Furthermore, medical affairs complements the work of Research & Development by maximizing products' total value through continued clinical studies, outcomes research and disease management programs.

The white paper on Roles and Responsibilities: Medical Affairs Growth Strategy highlights findings from a larger research effort undertaken by Best Practices LLC, to benchmark the organization and structure of medical affairs department at top pharmaceutical companies.

Best Practices, LLC's white paper "Developing the High-Performance Medical Affairs Function: Study Excerpt" is now available at

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